Helmut Schmid


(1942) German typographer and graphic designer who studied at the Schule für Gestaltung Basel then worked internationally, eventually establishing his career in Japan.

Selected sources +

  • Friedl, Friedrich, Nicolaus Ott, and Bernard Stein. Typography: an Encyclopedic Survey of Type Design and Techniques throughout History. New York: Black Dog & Leventhal, 1998, p. 469
  • Interview with Helmut Schmid, February 7, 2011
  • ‘Helmut Schmid Design Is Attitude. On Helmut Schmid’